Robert Lane Smith

Professor (Research) of Orthopedic Surgery and, by courtesy, of Mechanical Engineering (Biomechanical Engineering) Department: Medicine, Orthopaedic Surgery Research interests: The molecular and cell biology underlying bone and cartilage metabolism in health and disease Email: [email protected] Phone: (650) 725-6633 Address: Edwards R144 Stanford, California 94305 Website:

Stanley Schrier

Professor Emeritus, Medicine and Hematology Department(s): Medicine and Hematology Research interests: Red blood cell membrane biology; cell biology of thalassemia, education and training in hematology; anemia of the elderly; consortium chair of a National Institute of Aging sponsored trial on the management of anemia in the elderly at 7 institutions; understanding and treatment of patients […]

Robert Sapolsky

John A. and Cynthia Fry Gunn Professor and Professor of Neurology and Neurological Sciences and of Neurosurgery Department: Biology Research interests: Cell biology of neuron death following necrotic neurological disease and normal brain aging; the ability of stress to worsen the process; the ability of estrogen to protect against such neuron death; the development of […]

Jessica Rose

Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery Department: Medicine, Orthopaedic Surgery Research interests: The neuromuscular and musculoskeletal mechanisms underlying gait abnormalities in children with cerebral palsy (CP) and other pediatric orthopaedic conditions; the energy cost of walking, muscle pathology, selective motor control, postural balance and motor-unit firing in CP; the relations between neonatal microstructural brain development on […]

William Robinson

Assistant Professor, Medicine – Immunology & Rheumatology Department: Medicine, Immunology & Rheumatology Research interests: The molecular mechanisms of therapies to treat autoimmune disease, with a focus on rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and multiple sclerosis (MS). Email: [email protected] Phone: (650) 849-1207 Address: VA Palo Alto Health Care System 3801 Miranda Ave Palo Alto, CA 94304 Website:

Tom Robinson

The Irving Schulman, M.D. Endowed Professor in Child Health Department: Medicine, Pediatrics Research interests: “Solution-oriented” research, developing and evaluating effective health promotion and disease prevention interventions for children and adolescents and their families; conducting school-, family- and community-based randomized controlled trials to test the efficacy and/or effectiveness of theory-driven behavioral, social and environmental interventions to […]

Anthony Ricci

Associate Professor of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery and, by courtesy, of Molecular and Cellular Physiology Department: Medicine, Otolaryngology Research interests: Identifying the cellular and molecular mechanisms responsible for the conversion of sound waves into signals recognized by the brain; the primary sensory cell, the hair cell; loss of these sensory cells due to […]

Gerald Reaven

Professor of Medicine, Emeritus Department: Medicine, Cardiovascular Medicine Research interests: Endocrinology and diabetes; insulin resistance in pulmonary artial hypertension Email: [email protected] Phone: (650) 724-3416 Address: 300 Pasteur Dr Falk CVRC MC 5406 Stanford, CA 94305 Website:

Natalie Rasgon

Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, and, by courtesy, of Obstetrics and Gynecology Department: Medicine, Psychiatry Research interests: Longitudinal placebo-controlled neuroendocrine studies; neuroendocrine and brain imaging studies of estrogen effects on depressed menopausal women; interaction between reproductive hormones and brain function; the reproductive endocrine status of women with affective disorders; neurobiology of the effects of […]

Peter Pompei

Associate Professor of Medicine (General Internal Medicine) Department: Medicine, General Internal Research interests: Clinical epidemiology and geriatric medicine; delirium; educational programs that focus on the interface of geriatrics with other medical and surgical specialties Email: [email protected] Phone: (650) 723-6961 Address: 300 Pasteur Drive, Boswell Bldg. A100 Stanford, CA 94305 Website: